N4 Marketing Management Course

The N4 Marketing Management course is the first step into the amazing world of marketing. This course will give you all the basic skills you need for a career in Advertising, Sales, Branding, Public Relations, and many other positions. Deciding on a career that you want to do is a big step. Don’t be afraid to take this step. We will help you every step of the way so that you can get the most out of your studies.

Skills Academy is marketing this programme in partnership with the Bellview Institute of Distance Learning (previously known as Home Study Group Pty. Ltd.). Bellview is accredited by the QCTO to offer a range of NATED (N4 to N6) programmes. These programmes lead to National Certificates and National Diplomas (Diplomas require the completion of 18 months of practical work.)
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning (previously known as Home Study Group Pty. Ltd.) QCTO Accreditation Number: SDP1228/18/00113. DHET Distance Education Exam Number: 11 9999 5016. DHET Classroom Exam Number: 01 9999 2110


N4 Marketing Management Course Information:

Course:National Certificate: N4 Marketing Management
Accredited by:QCTO (The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations)

There are three open book assignments that can be completed at home. As well as a final exam set by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).

Exam opportunities:
There are two exam opportunities.
May/June and October/November

Registration Period:
February – May/June exam
August – October/November exam


Note: The course fees include all books as well as exam fees. But only one exam session per subject. If you fail an exam, you will have to pay extra to rewrite that exam.
Award Type:National N Certificate
Award Issued By:DHET (Department of Higher Education and Training) and the QCTO
SAQA ID:66872
Course Duration:12 Months
Entrance Criteria:NQF Level 4 Qualification (Matric or Equivalent)

What Are The Entry Requirements To Study This Course?


All you need to get started with this qualification is a Grade 12 Matric Certificate or a certificate of equal value.


Which Subjects Make Up This Course?


There are four subjects for this certificate, namely:

  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Marketing Management N4
  • Management Communication N4
  • Computer Practice N4

These subjects will give you the foundation you will build on in the next certificates.


Which Certificate Will I Get?


Once you complete this course you will get the National Certificate N4 – Marketing Management.

This certificate is given to you by the DHET (Department of Higher Education and Training) on behalf of the QCTO (The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations).

You will also get a Certificate of Completion from Skills Academy.


How Long Will I Study?


We suggest that our students take 12 months to complete this course.

We do, however, allow you to finish your course much quicker than that. To find out more about finishing your course in a shorter amount of time and the money you could save by doing so, click HERE.


Career Paths In This Field: 


The field of Marketing if an incredibly broad and interesting field with many different career paths available to you. Some of the career paths you can follow include:

  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing Research
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising Management
  • Product Planning
  • Sales
  • Branding

Need Help In Getting Your Practical Work Experience?


Whether you’re still busy with your course, or whether you have finished your studies from N4-N6, you’re going to need 18 Months practical work experience so that you can get your National Diploma. The DHET offers Work Integrated Learning. This means that you can get the practical experience you need. You can sign up for this free service offered by the DHET here – https://webapps.dhet.gov.za/iWIL. Your profile will be matched with companies who offer WIL (Work Integrated Learning) or WBL (Workplace-Based Learning).


When Can I Get Started?


You can start right away! One of the great benefits of studying via distance learning is that you are able to start at any time of year.

Get a head start in your career and start your qualification today.

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Last Updated: October 09, 2019

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